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MMOA (Modern Management of the Older Adult) helps rehab & fitness pros get results with older adults. Brought to you by the Institute of Clinical Excellence, tune in to hear pertinent geriatric discussions, relevant research, & treatment ideas. Good for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Assistants, Students, New Grads, Seasoned Veterans, Geriatricians, & Fitness Professionals. Find out more at

Aug 19, 2019

In a recent study it has been shown that the death rate as a result from a fall in the United states has more than doubled in the last 16 years.
Nicole and Tali discuss the alarming data and our role in it.

  • Why do we see such a high increase in death as a result of falls?
  • Is there soothing to be learned about the part of community in the prevention of death from falls?
  • Could The Otago program help?
  • Work with your older adults patient that at risk of fall or have had a fall on BOTH strength and balance, one of them is mot enough.
  • Encourage ambulation when safe